|WAKING - Angry Ed Studios|
Website with alternate download link: http://gtproductions.net/index.php?section=machinima Quicktime Versions at left are the highest quality. A sentient multiplayer bot, Vatar is the first true AI in existence. Programmed to know only the game world and servers that govern them, Vatar's perception of existence lasts from the moment of spawn to the final kill of the match. When the creators decide to test the limits of Vatar's capabilities, Vatar must come to grips with the newfound abilities an...
Keywords: Halo; Second Life; Unreal; Unreal Tournament 2004
|Stage - Wright, Rob = Robbie Dingo|
"Stage" was shot entirely in Second Life, with the story, animation, props, camera work and original music all by Rob Wright, known in the Second Life community as Robbie Dingo. This short takes off from Shakespeare's famous quotation in As You Like It, focusing on the entrances and exits across generations in a family of piano players. Father age and pass away, replaced by their sons, but the roles and the bonding achieved through music remains the same...
Keywords: Second Life; Linden Lab; Wright, Rob; Robbie Dingo
|Silver Bells and Golden Spurs - Bedazzle Studios|
"Silver Bells and Golden Spurs is the screen adaptation of an anonymous cowboy poem by the same name, and tells the story of a showdown between two bad guys during the days of the Wild West. A gunslinger enters a bustling mining town looking for a local bad guy and killer, and finds him drawn up to the bar in a local saloon. After singling him out, the two men exchange threats and make bets on who's the quicker draw...
Keywords: Second Life; Linden Lab; Bedazzle Studios; Call, Eric
Downloads: 2,961 (1 review)
|Understanding Machinima - Jenna Ng|
Machinima introduction to a forthcoming book of machinima studies (*) edited by Jenna Ng, who is in turn was the creator of this machinima piece. (*) Understanding Machinima: Essays on Filmmaking in Virtual Worlds. London: Continuum, 2013.
Keywords: Second Life; Ng, Jenna; Thompson, Lyn; Barrett, Jim
|Better Life - Wright, Rob = Robbie Dingo|
"Better Life" was shot entirely in Second Life, with the story, animation, props, and camera work all by Rob Wright, known in the Second Life community as Robbie Dingo. The soundtrack is by the British band "Angry Man." It tells the story of a paraplegic dreaming of a different life through the haze of work at the keyboard and screen; an appropriate mix of images and themes for a film made in a virtual world called "Second Life." A lower-quality (smaller filesize), streamed version is available ...
Keywords: Second Life; Linden Lab; Wright, Rob; Robbie Dingo
Downloads: 68,147 (13 reviews)
|Stanford University IHUM 57: Final Project Fair in Second Life - Stanford Humanities Laboratory|
This film documents projects created by Stanford University students inside Second Life for the freshman course, Introduction to the Humanities 57: The Human and the Machine. The course lecturers were Prof. Michael Shanks and Curator Henry Lowood; the machinima piece here is narrated by Zena Meadowsong and Alice Petty, teaching fellows in the course, and Henrik Bennetsen, manager of the L2 project in the Stanford Humanities Laboratory...
Keywords: Second Life; Linden Lab; Stanford University Humanites Laboratory; Stanford University, Introduction to the Humanities; Bennetsen, Henrik
Downloads: 1,364 (1 review)
|The Hotel That Time Built: The Regenerated Dante Hotel, Phase 1 - Stanford Humanities Laboratory|
"The Hotel That Time Built" documents a Stanford Humanites Laboratory (SHL) project called "Life to the Second Power: Animating the Archive," conducted in collaboration with the film and media artist Lynn Hershman Leeson, whose archives are housed at Stanford University, and partially funded by the Daniel Langlois Foundation. The SHL components of the project have taken place under the co-direction of Prof...
Keywords: Leeson, Lynn Hershman; Stanford Humanities Laboratory; Archives; Stanford University; Second Life; Linden Lab
|Lip Flap - Kronos Kirkorian, David Laundra|
A short machinima comedic film made in Second Life. Also includes version 2.
Keywords: Second Life; Linden Lab; Kirkorian, Kronos; Laundra, David; Ixchel, Anya; Wilberg, Dell; Comedy; Lifestyle
|Machinima Expo Keynote 2011 - Henry Lowood|
This is the keynote speech given by Henry Lowood to open the 2011 Machinima Expo, 19 Nov. 2011, in Second Life. Ricky Grove directed the machinima capture, with Benjamin Grussi operating the camera.
Keywords: Second Life; Linden Lab; Machinima Expo; Lowood, Henrry; Grove, Ricky; Grussi, Benjamin L
|Vector Inspectors - Pooky Amsterdam|
"Machinima and real-time animation is an art form and more, it is a great storytelling genre. The ability to screen capture what is in a virtual 360 degree environment makes a lot possible for us as film and video makers. Using the Second Life engine as our animation platform means we utilize every nuance we can to craft our films. Public Safety and Health concerns are also our concerns, as parents and citizens...
Keywords: Second Life; Linden Lab; PookyMedia Films; Pooky Amsterdam; Boyd, Russell; San Gabriel Valley Mosquito & Vector Control District; robwag Soothsayer
|Teen SL Vs DJ Babbage - Babbage Linden (Jim Purbrick), Alpha Zaius, Daniel Benton and Thor Boyer|
A second (life) take on the Apple iPod silhouette ads and Daft Punk's Technologic track.
Keywords: Second Life; Avatar; Online Game; MMO; Virtual World; Virtual Reality; Babbage Linden; Apple; iPod; Silhouette; Ad; Daft Punk; Technologic
|Time Travelers - Pooky Amsterdam|
"Winner of an Award of Excellence at Los Angeles Movie Awards 2011. Time Travelers is an animated adventure series about the future. Three teens discover a time machine, travel into the future in a desperate race to protect their world from the destructive forces of the Pattern. Along the way they run into themselves and meet a friendly virtual avatar who guides them in their journey to save the future...
Keywords: Second Life; Linden Lab; PookyMedia Films; Pooky Amsterdam; Borrer, Rebecca; Boyd, Russell; Cerdan, Sonya; Cholette, Marc, Fall, Rysan; Grove, Richard; Rice, Phil; Tompson, Lyn; Canton, James; Gahrn, Claus; Robwag Soothsayer; Institute for Global Futures
Downloads: 12,692 (4 reviews)
|Flufee on a Meshion - Draxtor Despres and Pooky Amsterdam|
"Flufee on a Meshion" is a series of of short, comedic episodes spinning around the specific topic of the introduction of imported mesh-based graphics in Second Life, but also about life in Second Life generally. The creative team includes a number of people active in the Second Life community and machinima production. Draxtor Despres (Bernhard Drax) and Pooky Amsterdam were the producers and writers of the series...
Keywords: Second Life; Linden Lab; PookyMedia Films; Pooky Amsterdam; Draxtor Despres; Drax, Bernhard; draxtor.com; Sand Castle Studios; Dirty Lynx; Bytegang; Rost, Stefanie; Olibith; Reed Steamroller; Patch Livingston; Probst, Robert; Tiller, Max; Engrama; Borgnine, Gianna